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Calling bullshit on bloodthirsty Democrats

From the Guardian here:

If Obama is an anti-war president, he’s the worst anti-war president in history. In the last six years, the Obama administration has bombed seven countries in the Middle East alone and armed countless more with tens of billions in dollars in weapons.

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Our chemical laced food supply is looking like a great idea

Headline from CBS News:

Pesticides in fruits and vegetables linked to poor sperm quality

Hmmm, that Roundup is really pushing humanity forward into the future!

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Ishmaiyil Brinsley and the German suicide pilot

From Slate here:

Using the word “depression” to describe inexplicable or violent behavior sends two false signals: First, that society has no obligations with regard to our happiness…

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We're well into the let them eat cake era

From here:

A hotel worker earning minimum wage was fired by her employer after being interviewed by The Washington Post last month. Shanna Tippen had told the Post she was eager to get a $0.25 pay hike thanks to the state of Arkansas raising the minimum wage because it would help her buy diapers for her grandson.  

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Fracking is a symptom of our sick animal condition

From Bloomberg:

Big Oil Pressured Scientists Over Fracking Wastewater’s Link to Quakes

What other animal would fuck up its own water supply for money?  And trigger earthquakes?  

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Cheerleaders rah rah-ing U.S. right down the crapper

From here:

…the U.S. of 2015 is far from exceptional. The U.S. is not exceptional when it comes to civil liberties (no country in the world incarcerates, per capita, more of its people than the U.S.) or healthcare (WHO ranks the U.S.

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Going backwards on police reform

From the Daily Beast here:

Two state lawmakers want to make resisting arrest a felony. They believe it would lower the chance of it happening.

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